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New York Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time PM2.5, PM10 air pollution level United States

Last Update: 24 Apr 2024, 03:05pm

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Comparative Exposure with New York

24 hrs avg AQI

New York

United States
28

Major Air Pollutants in New York

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90 (CO)

PM2.5

The current PM2.5 concentration in New York is ✓below the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

New York - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
White Plains GOOD 39 39 42 6 0 20 31
Brighton Township GOOD 24 24 26 2 0 6 68
North Elba GOOD 23 23 25 0 0 2 81
Saratoga GOOD 30 30 32 3 0 14 51
Kent GOOD 41 41 44 3 0 17 46
Utica GOOD 21 21 8 5 0 6 67
Queens GOOD 42 42 38 9 0 20 42
Erwin GOOD 33 33 36 3 0 8 86
Windsor GOOD 26 26 10 4 10 9 80
Farmingville GOOD 33 33 35 8 0 17 52
Manhattan GOOD 40 40 43 4 0 20 31
Bronx GOOD 39 39 42 4 0 20 31
New York GOOD 24 24 18 4 0 19 34
Westbury GOOD 18 18 7 4 0 17 60
Buffalo GOOD 16 16 6 3 0 5 75
Brooklyn GOOD 17 17 7 4 0 17 60
Cheektowaga GOOD 13 13 6 3 0 4 79
De Witt GOOD 25 25 27 2 0 3 93
Rensselaer GOOD 13 13 6 3 0 14 51
Tonawanda GOOD 17 17 6 4 0 5 79
Mount Ivy GOOD 42 42 45 2 0 18 36

Weather Conditions in New York

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06:26 AM
06:26 PM
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Wind speed

33 km/h

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UV Index

16

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Pressure

800 mb


Health Advice For New York

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around New York, United States?
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Wear Mask

Not Required
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Stay Indoor

Not Required
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Windows

Keep Close
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Use Purifier

Not Required
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Family

Allow Outdoor

New York Air Quality Forecast



Day

AQI

Weather

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Today

134

AQI

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Friday

134

AQI

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Saturday

134

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Sunday

134

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Monday

134

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Tuesday

134

AQI

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Wednesday

134

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United States - Metro Cities AQI

18
24
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
19˚C / 34%
11
25
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
5˚C / 87%
22
37
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
26˚C / 70%
30
28
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
16˚C / 54%
30
28
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
12˚C / 40%
41
46
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
19˚C / 45%
48
44
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
28˚C / 55%

Historic Air Quality Graph of New York

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

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Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with New York

24 hrs avg AQI

New York

United States
28


FAQs of New York's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


Quick answers to some commonly asked questions about the air pollution of New York.


The real-time air quality in New York is 28 (GOOD) AQI now. This was last updated 1 hour ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in New York is 4 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 15 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5 for 24 hrs mean. Currently, the concentration is 0.16 times the recommended limit.

Generally, the air quality at New York starts deteriorating in late October. The winters are the worst-hit season in terms of air pollution.

You should wear a good N95 mask when you go outdoor in New York until the AQI is improving upto moderate range.

Office going people should avoid personal vehicles and use public transportations or carpooling.

(i) The primary causes of outdoor air pollution are solid, liquid particles called aerosols & gase from vehicles emissions, construction activities, factories, burning stubble & fossil fuels and wildfire, etc.

(ii) Main causes of indoor air pollution are harmful gases from cooking fuels (such as wood, crop wastes, charcoal, coal and dung), damp, mould smoke, chemicals from cleaning materials, etc.

Indoor air pollution in New York is as dangerous as outdoor pollution, because the air pollutants come inside the houses or buildings through doors, windows and ventilation.

In New York, you must use an air purifier or fresh air machine at home or office indoor and close all the doors, windows and ventilations when the outdoor air quality index (aqi) in New York is very high. Proper ventilation is highly recommended only when outdoor air quality is improving and moderate AQI range.

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